Keurig Dr Pepper Inc is a US-based beverage company that distributes and manufactures hot and cold beverages, including juices, soft drinks, tea, water, mixers, coffee, carbonated soft drinks, etc. It has active business operations across the Americas and Mexico.
The present beverage company was founded in July 2018 following a reverse merger between Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc (DPS) and Keurig Green Mountain Inc. It is based in Massachusetts and claims to serve customers in the North America, the Caribbean and Mexico. The company trades as a publicly listed entity on NASDAQ under the stock quote of ‘KDP’. As a result of merger, a wholly owned subsidiary of DPS merged into the direct parent of Keurig.
The company owns a diverse portfolio of above 125 licensed, partners, owned and allied brands across different beverage categories, such as:
• Green Mountain
• Peet’s coffee
• laughing man
• caribou coffee
• Van Houtte
• Barista Bros
• Hollys coffee
• sun drop
• Vita Coco
• Hawaiian Punch
• Orient express
The North American beverage firm owns and operates over 100 distribution centers and principal warehouses. In 2021, it was reportedly among Fortune Worlds Most Admired Company 2021 and Canada’s Top 100 Employers.
In Mexico and the Caribbean, the beverage company manufactures bottled and carbonated mineral water, flavored carbonated soft drinks, and various vegetable juices. The US-based company markets and sells the branded products either directly or through third party bottlers.
Furthermore, in the Caribbean, it distributes the products mainly via third-party bottlers and distributors’ network.
The beverage company claims to remain committed towards producing, distributing and sourcing its products following a sustainable approach. It operates through various subsidiaries, including MSSI LLC, Big Red LLC, DPS Holdings Inc, G Pure Inc, Mott’s LLP, Keurig Canada Inc, All sport LLC, 234DP Aviation LLC and Fr Pepper/ Seven Up Manufacturing Company.